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5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories

5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories

On 7/19 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Reading to my children has become a cherished pastime each and every night. As a family we take turns reading together and acting out the scenes in the book. It has become my favorite part of our bedtime ritual. Our ritual begins in prayer, followed with a bible story; then we read a few books selected ... 5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories- a book review

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5 Stars

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A Believe Devotional for Kids: Think, Act, Be Like Jesus

A Believe Devotional for Kids: Think, Act, Be Like Jesus

On 7/14 The Dole Whip Press wrote: As a Christian mother it is important to me that I raise my children to walk in the ways of the Lord.90 I pray daily for God to guide them and lead them to be more like him. Devotionals are a great resource and tool enabling your child to mature spiritually and deepens his/her personal relationship ... A Believe Devotional for Kids: Think, Act, Be Like Jesus- A Book Review

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5 Stars

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Prayers That Changed History

Prayers That Changed History

On 12/15 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Where would we be today had our historical heroes not leaned on the power of prayer? Anything is possible and when we seek guidance from Our Lord Almighty we will discover that even the impossible is possible if it is by the will of God. Prayers that Changed History is a fantastic book that takes the ... PRAYERS THAT CHANGED HISTORY- A BOOK REVIEW

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5 Stars

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Song of the Stars

Song of the Stars

On 12/15 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Song of Stars is a beautiful rendition of the greatest story ever told; The birth of Jesus Christ! Excitement builds as the animals and the earth eagerly awaits the coming of the messiah as a baby. The beautiful illustrations and adorning words allow the reader to feel the exuberance of the coming ... SONG OF THE STARS- A BOOK REVIEW

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5 Stars

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Thankful

Thankful

On 9/21 The Dole Whip Press wrote: There are lots of reasons to be thankful. From the shoes on our feet to the roles we play in everyday life. Spinelli, the author of this delightful book teaches small children how to give thanks and that even the littlest things matter to God. The poetic lyrics begin, “The waitress is thankful for ... THANKFUL- A BOOK REVIEW

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Thank You, Lord, For Everything

Thank You, Lord, For Everything

On 9/21 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This book is absolutely adorable and fun to read with even the littlest of ears. Using upbeat rhymes and cheerful illustrations your child will be reminded just how precious it is to count our blessings and Give thanks to the Lord for EVERYTHING! A comfortable and relaxing rhyme tells the story of ... THANK YOU, LORD, FOR EVERYTHING- A BOOK REVIEW

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5 Stars

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The Plans I Have For You

The Plans I Have For You

On 8/29 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Love this book! This story is written as if God is speaking directly to your child. Throughout the story your child is reminded that they were born with a purpose and a very important job to do. The fun part is discovering God's special plans for you. My children enjoyed the illustrations and identifying ... The Plans I Have For You- a book review

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God Bless Our Fall

God Bless Our Fall

On 8/29 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This adorable board book is written by Hannah C. Hall and illustrated by Steve Whitlow. Hall uses rhythmic play on words to remind little readers to give thanks to the Lord for all he blesses us with. The trees are dressed in gold and red. Their colors seem to call, "God decorates what he creates!" ... God Bless Our Fall- a book review

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10 Ultimate Truths Girls Should Know

10 Ultimate Truths Girls Should Know

On 8/17 The Dole Whip Press wrote: 10 Ultimate Truths Girls should Know by Kari Kampakis is a great book for teen girls. This is an easy to read book filled with real life stories, advice, and loving reassurance to help guide your teen daughter as she battle's real life challenges and safe guard her heart. Growing up is hard and it ... 10 ULTIMATE TRUTHS GIRLS SHOULD KNOW- a book review

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Only God Can Make a Kitten

Only God Can Make a Kitten

On 8/17 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is one of the sweetest children’s books my children and I have read together. As your child reads the rhyming text and enjoys the softly drawn images he/she will discover who the one and true creator is. The story is written by Rhonda Gowler Greene and illustrated by Laura J Bryant. A mother ... Only God Can Make a Kitten- a book review

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5 Stars

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Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

Henry Hodges Needs a Friend

On 4/23 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is an adorable story about a young boy that is having trouble fitting in and is in search of a very special friend. But who??? Learn how God's plan for Henry unravels and how he found happiness and companionship in his new forever friend that God chose for him...a new family pet! From the Author: From ... Henry Hodges Needs a Friend: a book review

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5 Stars

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I Can Learn The Bible

I Can Learn The Bible

On 3/11 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Check out this new devotional just for kids! I Can Learn the Bible by Holly Hawkins is a 52 week devotional for kids ages 4-8 that helps children grow in their personal relationship with Christ through scripture reading, memory verses, and prayer. Each week your child will learn a new Bible verse ... I Can Learn the Bible and So Can You!

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Psalm 23

Psalm 23

On 3/11 The Dole Whip Press wrote: The Psalm of David is retold in this beautiful children’s board book by Richard Watson. Page by page children will be fascinated by the promise in the words of this great verse of Psalms. Young minds will be inspired to memorize the verse as the words come to life in the colorful and very detailed ... PSALM 23- A CHILDREN’S BOOK REVIEW

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A Plague of Unicorns

A Plague of Unicorns

On 1/2 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Jane Yolen has written an enchanted story that will engage both young boys and girls alike. Readers will be charmed by the characters and will find themselves lost in the middle of a great story. The story is set in a make-believe medieval village; a time that is unfamiliar and captivating to Yolen’s ... A Plague of Unicorns- a book review

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It Will be Okay

It Will be Okay

On 12/19 The Dole Whip Press wrote: It Will Be Okay is the perfect book for children between the ages 4 and 8. With adorable illustrations and a sweet story of a farmer and a little seed, children learn to trust God and that he is always with us. What a sweet message for your youngin’ to learn and understand at an early age. Through ... It Will Be Okay- a book review

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Plush Bible Collection, NIrV

Plush Bible Collection, NIrV

On 12/3 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is such a beautiful Bible designed for your tween girl. The cover of the Bible is very eye catching in bright fuchsia pink and super soft to the touch. This is such a fun design with features that include the words of Christ in red, an easy-to-read font size, and a hard cover under the main flap. ... Pink Plush Tween Bible

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5 Stars

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Plush Bible Collection, NIV

Plush Bible Collection, NIV

On 11/22 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is such a beautiful Bible designed for your tween girl. The cover of the Bible is very appealing in pink sparkly leopard and super soft to the touch. This is such a fun design with features that include the words of Christ in red, an easy-to-read font size, and a hard cover under the main flap. ... Leopard Plush Tween Bible

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5 Stars

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Nature Girl

Nature Girl

On 11/22 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is a great resource for young girls ages 8-12. Inside they will discover the secrets of God’s great creation and how to tend to the Earth. There are 10 chapters that review body care, healthy eating, animals, water, energy, recycling, and clean air. Your tween will be inspired by quizzes, crafts, ... Nature Girl: A Guide to Caring for God’s Creation- a book review

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Just Sayin'

Just Sayin'

On 11/1 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This devotional by Carol McAdams is packed with 90 days of Biblical inspiration for tween girls ages 8-12. Tween girls are inquisitive about the world around them and their very own self discovery. Girls will be challenged to follow Jesus through various topics, quotes, scriptures, journals, quizzes, ... Just Sayin’ a devotional for girls

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4 Stars

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Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible

Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible

On 11/1 The Dole Whip Press wrote: If you are a fan of Duck Dynasty you have a pretty good idea where the Robertson family stand when it comes to America, Freedom, Family, Guns, and God. The Robertson family have taken the media spotlight and have also been smack dab in the middle of controversy. Even still, they stand firm in their ... Bibles and Guns

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A Star for Jesus

A Star for Jesus

On 10/17 The Dole Whip Press wrote: What a precious book written for the lil ears in the family. In A Star for Jesus, the author Crystal Bowman retells the Christmas story and how the bright shining star led the wise men to the newborn King, Jesus. Using rhythmic lyrics it is sure to delight the smallest readers. This board book is intricately ... A Star for Jesus- a book review

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The First Christmas Ever

The First Christmas Ever

On 10/17 The Dole Whip Press wrote: The First Christmas Ever takes us back to the night that baby Jesus was born. Discover why there was no room in the inn for Mary and Joseph and how the shepherds and the wise men learned of the birth of God's son. The story doesn't stop there; ZonderKidz shares details of Jesus' life as he was growing ... The First Christmas Ever- a book review

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The Legend of St. Nicholas

The Legend of St. Nicholas

On 10/3 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Here is another cute Christmas story to share with your children. In the Legend of St. Nicholas by Dandi Daley Mackall we are taken back to the 60's or 70's when a young boy named Nick was shopping with his father. He has money to spend on Christmas gifts, but can only think of things he would like ... The Legend of St. Nicholas

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The Legend of the Candy Cane

The Legend of the Candy Cane

On 10/3 The Dole Whip Press wrote: The candy cane is more than just a sweet, minty treat we enjoy at Christmas. There is great symbolism that reminds us of God's sacrificial love. The story of the candy cane is retold by Lori Walburg in her latest board book entitled, "The Legend of the Candy Cane." It all begins in a candy shop in ... The Legend of the Candy Cane- a book review

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Love Letters from God

Love Letters from God

On 9/21 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Love Letters from God is a delightful book written by Glenys Nellist for children ages 4-8. With the turn of each beautifully illustrated page your child will learn a familiar bible story and God’s special word. Love Letters from God takes you from the very beginning with Adam and Eve to the Resurrection. ... Love Letters from God: a book review

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Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

Conrad and the Cowgirl Next Door

On 9/18 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This is such an adorable story, and even more so when read aloud with a cute country accent. The story line is cute and funny. I chuckled through the whole story. The illustrations are lively and my son was excited to see Conrad dressed a lot like Woody from Toy Story. Imogene is the cowgirl next ... CONRAD AND THE COWGIRL NEXT DOOR- A BOOK REVIEW

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4 Stars

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Mary

Mary

On 9/11 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Most of us are familiar with Mary, the mother of baby Jesus, but we do not know how she lived or why she became the chosen one. In “Get to Know Mary” we follow Mary’s life journey. We learn about who she was and follow major events in her life; such as her engagement/marriage to Joseph, the birth ... Get to Know Mary, a book review

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King David

King David

On 8/30 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Get to know King David is a third in the Get to know Children series written by Nancy I. Sanders. King David lived a life as a shepherd and a king, read about who he was and his stories in this biography. Like the other books in this series you will find bright colored images, maps, and fun facts ... Get to know King David

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My Happy Pumpkin

My Happy Pumpkin

On 8/25 The Dole Whip Press wrote: My Happy Pumpkin is the sweetest, happiest book about the harvest that I have ever read. This book is perfect for babies, toddlers, even early readers. In this story by Crystal Bowman we are introduced to a young boy and his dad. His father is a farmer and he grows pumpkins. When the pumpkins grow ... an adorable Fall boardwalk with connection to the Christian faith

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Goodnight, Ark

Goodnight, Ark

On 8/19 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Goodnight, Ark by Laura Sassi is a great nite time story for children of all ages. With rhythmic lyrics by Sassi and beautiful illustrations by Jane Chapman your child will be tickled pink to learn what might have happened on Noah's ark with all the animals. When the rain begins to pitter pat on the ... Goodnight, Ark a book review

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Jonah and the Great Big Fish

Jonah and the Great Big Fish

On 8/3 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Jonah and the Great Whale is one of many stories we remember reading as a child in Sunday School. It is one of my favorite stories in the Bible. Rhonda Gowler Greene captures the story of Jonah in this beautiful picture book for children ages 4-8. Greene uses a rhythmic tone of rhyming words and retells ... Jonah and the Great Big Fish a childrens book

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5 Stars

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Apostle Paul

Apostle Paul

On 7/24 The Dole Whip Press wrote: I have another book review for you today…I recently posted a review on the Get to Know series by Nancy I Sanders. I just completed a second book in that series, titled Get to Know Apostle Paul. This book follows the same easy to read pattern as Get to Know Jesus and includes many vibrant colored ... Getv to Know Apostle Paul

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Jesus

Jesus

On 7/22 The Dole Whip Press wrote: Nancy I Sanders has launched her Get to Know Series in which children are given a closer look into the lives of people from Bible times. I love this series because it gives our children a way to connect and learn about well known people of the bible as people and not a character in a story. Get to know ... Get to know Jesus...a book review

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Daughters in Danger

Daughters in Danger

On 7/7 The Dole Whip Press wrote: This book is a great tool and can be used to expose the dangers in society to our precious daughters. As a single mother and a criminal justice student working towards my bachelor’s, I was not aware of just how common violence, rape, and murder were in today’s college life and youth in general. ... Daughters in Danger a book review

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Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids

Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids

On 2/23 The Dole Whip Press wrote: I liked this book because it shows how God is always there. God helped Rusty, Riley’s friend find her mother. In the story you will learn that her mom had left her and her dad when Rusty was younger. God also healed Sunday from Leukemia. Sunday was thankful and had a huge smile. This book is a reminder ... Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids book review by my 9 year old daughter.

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4 Stars

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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

On 1/21 The Dole Whip Press wrote: God’s World is good! In this beautifully illustrated children’s book by Archbishop Desmond Tutu we are reminded of just how good God’s creation truly is. This book takes us back to Genesis and walks us through the six 24 hour days that God took to create this magnificent world we call home. ... Let There Be Light

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5 Stars

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